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Clergyman

Wilbur Fisk, American clergyman. Member New England Conference, Methodist Church, 1820, ordained elder, 1822; member Methodist general conferences, 1824, 28, 32.

Background

Fisk, Wilbur was born on August 31, 1792 in Brattleboro, Vermont, United States. Son of Isaiah and Hannah (Bacon) Fisk.

Education

Graduate Brown U., 1815.

Career

Member New England Conference, Methodist Church, 1820, ordained elder, 1822. Principal Wesleyan Academy, Wilbraham, Connecticut, 1825-1830. Member Methodist general conferences, 1824, 28, 32.

1st president Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, 1830-1839. Author: Travels in Europe, 1838.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Travels in Europe, 1838.

Membership

Member New England Conference, Methodist Church, 1820, ordained elder, 1822. Member Methodist general conferences, 1824, 28, 32.

Connections

Married Ruth Peck, June 9, 1823.

father:
Isaiah Fisk

mother:
Hannah (Bacon) Fisk

spouse:
Ruth Peck